2014 - Establishing of the Master programme 'Biomedical Engineering (MSc)'
2013 - Establishing of the part-time Master programme 'Electric Mobility' within the framework of 'Hochschulföderation SüdWest' (HfSW), a federation of Hochschule Aalen, Hochschule Esslingen, Hochschule Heilbronn, Hochschule Mannheim, and Hochschule Ravensburg
2009 - Establishing of the interdisciplinary programme 'Mechatronics' in cooperation with the Departments of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Industrial Engineering
2008 - Establishing of the 'Biomedical Engineering' programme in cooperation with Heidelberg University and the Mannheim University Clinical Hospital
2006 - Awarding of the quality label 'Top10 International Master’s Degree Courses made in Germany'
2001 - Renaming into 'Department of Information Technology'
2000 - Establishing of the international Master programme 'Information Technology (MSc)'
1989 - Establishing of the focus area 'Data Technology', later named 'Computer Engineering', and renaming of the focus area ‘Transmission Technology’ into 'Telecommunications/Electronics'
1969 - Substantial role in the establishing of the Department of Computer Science
1968 - Creation of the 'Telecommunications Department' after the splitting up of the Department of Electrical Engineering